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Saints Row: Gat out of Hell review - Hell in a handbasket

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 03, 2015 8:00am PST

The Saints Row series is going to Hell, so just how does Johnny Gat's first playable adventure hold up? Our review.


"Agreed. $15-$20 would be the sweet spot. $30 is high. I'm glad I got it for $5. It was good, ..."

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Escape Dead Island Review: Sail Past This One

By Steven Wong, Dec 11, 2014 12:00pm PST

Escape Dead Island, a spin-off from the main Dead Island series, bridges the events from the first games with the upcoming Dead Island 2. Using a unique, comic book, art style and third person action gameplay, this is a whole different approach to zombie bashing. How does it...


Dead Island: Epidemic Hits Open Beta

By Steven Wong, Dec 05, 2014 8:30am PST

Dead Island: Epidemic, a free-to-play arena brawling game, enters open beta starting today. To prepare for the onslaught, the game is updated with a number of significant changes and a new gameplay mode.


Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell tells its tale in musical fashion

By Daniel Perez, Dec 04, 2014 8:30am PST

A new trailer for Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell was released today, and instead of focusing on the awesome things you can do in the game, today's trailer highlights a portion of the game's story. As a musical.


"Well that is unexpected, but this could be amazing based on the video."

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Exploring Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell's seven deadly weapons

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 15, 2014 8:30am PDT

Saints Row has a history of whacked-out weaponry and Volition is bringing out seven more crazy kililng devices to grace Gat ouf of Hell with. Shacknews takes a closer look at Johnny Gat's tools of the trade.


Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell now set to burn on January 20

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 15, 2014 8:00am PDT

The epic clash between Johnny Gat and the forces of hell is moving up one week to January 20. Deep Silver and Volition have also revealed some new pre-order bonuses for the standalone expansion, as well as the Saints Row 4: Re-Elected compilation.


Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell video highlights new weapons and activities

By Daniel Perez, Sep 24, 2014 8:45am PDT

A new developer walkthrough video was published today, showing off several weapons and activities we can expect when Gat Out of Hell releases this January.


"I started replaying through SR4 on Hardcore over the weekend and am still enjoying it. Can't ..."

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Volition creative director Steve Jaros jumps over to Valve

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2014 1:30pm PDT

The creative director behind Saints Row IV and Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell has left Volition to join Valve Software.


"Presumably he has some other tangible skill like writing or level design, too."

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Chatty Q&A: Metro Redux with 4A Games CTO Oles Shishkovstov

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2014 11:00am PDT

Oles Shishkovstov, CTO for 4A Games, took a moment following this week's release of Metro Redux to speak to Shacknews about what makes this the definitive version of Metro on both consoles and PC. He also took some time to answer questions from the Chatty community.


"Oh sweet, I totally forgot I asked that question. Thanks for answering, 4A! Currently going ..."

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Metro Redux impressions: bleak never looked so good

By Robert Workman, Aug 27, 2014 12:00pm PDT

These remasters of 2033 and Last Light are bring out the best in both cult favorites.


"the hurricane force winds in last light are cool. that level is worth checking out by itself."

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Volition announcing a new game at PAX Prime

By Robert Workman, Aug 12, 2014 2:15pm PDT

What could the team behind Red Faction and Saints Row be up to next?    


"If it is... Oh my god oh my god oh my god Oh my god oh my god oh my god Oh my god oh my god oh ..."

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Deep Silver debuts Dead Island 2 gameplay trailer

By Robert Workman, Aug 11, 2014 2:00pm PDT

We're the bomb and we're about to blow up.


"its just one of those things that kinda makes me laugh about games. I just finished up The ..."

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Metro Redux: what's changed for the new versions?

By Robert Workman, Aug 08, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Find out how many improvements went into Metro 2033 and Last Light.


"Fucking great! Cant wait to pick this up. You can see the work that went into this. For less ..."

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Ryse: Son of Rome set to dominate PC this fall

By Robert Workman, Aug 07, 2014 9:15am PDT

The Xbox One action game will soon dominate a new territory 


"It wasn't revolutionary or anything, but I had a lot of fun with it and it had a really fun coop ..."

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Sacred 3 review: tackling the gauntlet

By Robert Workman, Aug 04, 2014 12:00pm PDT

It won't win points for originality, but this hack-and-slasher has plenty to like.


"I loved Sacred to bits, but could never get into Sacred 2. I was hoping they'd go back to the ..."

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